About us

Momentum SP Reid Securities is an established stockbroking company in South Africa, tracing its origin to 1938 when the family business was started.

We combine a proven track record with investment skill and experience, fulfilling our clients’ niche stockbroking needs, with the support of a substantial financial institution.

We are your trusted partner committed to helping you fulfil your lifelong financial goals on your journey to financial wellness. We provide solutions to suit your individual circumstances and offer advice, products and services to build enduring relationships.

Our leaders



Jan van Staden
Experience: With an MComm in Economics and over 14 years of experience in the industry, Jan is well qualified to chair the company, while still acting as Momentum’s head of portfolio management and stockbroking.


Braam Smit
Experience: Qualified as a chartered accountant in 2000, Braam has over 16 years’ experience in the industry.


Justin Fletcher
Experience: Justin has over 21 years’ experience in the industry and has been with Imara/SP Reid for 12 years where he was a member of the founding executive team of the Africa Desk.

Our values

A proud member of the MMI Group, the third largest financial services company in South Africa, Momentum SP Reid Securities shares the values that all members of the MMI Group hold dear.